Kathleen A. Parks, PhD

Research Associate Professor, Department of Community Health and Health Behavior

Contact Information

Research Institute on Addictions
1021 Main St.
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: 716-887-3301
Fax: 716-887-2477
Email: parks@ria.buffalo.edu

Research Interests: women's substance use & associated negative consequences; victimization; risky sexual behavior; drinking contexts; club drugs


Dr. Parks is a Senior Research Scientist at the Research Institute on Addictions. Her current projects are: Women Bar Drinkers: Exploring Risks for HIV (funded by NIAAA), and College Women: The Alcohol & Victimization Link.

Professional Affiliations

Division 35 (Psychology of Women) and Division 50 (Addictions) of the American Psychological Association, International Society for Research on Aggression, Research Society on Alcoholism